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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, with Secondary Education Certification, B.A.

Requirements for Major with Secondary Education Certification

Eight Units in Biology, Including the Following:

Of the latter two courses, one must be from List I . In addition, one unit in the major must be from List II. At least six of these courses must include a laboratory.

One Unit Chosen From the Following Laboratory Cognates:

Additional Requirements

  • Two units in chemistry unless a substitution is approved in advance by the staff. The biology faculty strongly recommends that   CHEM 121  and CHEM 211  be taken to satisfy this requirement. CHEM 101 , CHEM 107 , and CHEM 200  do not fulfill this requirement.
  • Completion of all other requirements for teacher certification. Students will design their program of study in consultation with the biology faculty and must obtain written approval of the Biology Department chair, preferably no later than the beginning of the second semester of the junior year.